Stanfield is the Buccs skipper

John Stanfield.
John Stanfield.

John Stanfield has been named as the Boston Buccaneers captain for the upcoming season.

He will skipper the Rugby League outfit, with Steve Kippax being announced as vice-captain.

Both players have a wealth of experience and both have been capped by the Midlands Lionhearts.

Stanfield (pictured) and Kippax have also turned out for Boston Rugby Club this campaign.